QID 376485

Date Published: 2022-03-23

QID 376485: Apple MacOS Monterey 12.3 Not Installed (HT213183)

macOS Monterey (version 12) is the 18th and current major release of macOS, Apple's desktop operating system for Macintosh computers.

Affected Versions:
Apple MacOS Monterey version before 12.3

QID Detection Logic:
This QID checks for vulnerable versions of Monterey using sw_vers.

A malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges

  • CVSS V3 rated as Critical - 9.8 severity.
  • CVSS V2 rated as Critical - 9.3 severity.
  • Solution
    The updates can be downloaded from Apple Downloads.

    For more information regarding the update can be found at HT213183.

    Vendor References
    Software Advisories
    Advisory ID Software Component Link
    HT213183 URL Logo support.apple.com/en-us/HT213183